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Are Paid Surveys Worth It?

06 May 2009, by A. Cedilla

Signing up for paid surveys seems to be an easy job for extra cash without exerting too much effort, not like taking on a second (or in this economy, a third) job. However, when it comes to picking which survey groups to join, you have to answer 3 simple questions to see if doing paid surveys would work for you.

Do you have to pay for signing up?

Legitimate survey and market research companies won’t ask you to fork over any money. You are the one giving them feedback so you shouldn’t be charged anything.

Check to see if the survey company has an affiliate program where you also get paid if you refer your friends and family to join in the surveys. Some companies compile directories or lists and sell memberships to these instead.

Do some research and check out the reviews on the individual service first.

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